OLMScienceOlympiadTable Our Lady of Mercy School’s Science Olympiad Team, made up of nineteen 6th, 7th, and 8th graders, placed second in the middle school division at the RI State Science Olympiad Competition at Rhode Island College on Saturday, April 9, 2016.  After a two year hiatus from the competition, OLM students proved they remain a force to be reckoned with, tallying 4 gold medals and 3 bronze. Out of 24 teams, OLM finished in the top 10 or higher in 19 of the 22 events. Points are awarded based on the teams’ finish in each of the 22 events.


Gold Medal Winners included:

Mission Possible (Grace Pelletier & Tim Moren)

Disease Detective (Maddie Knudson & Ishita Rai)

Green Generation (Tim Moren & Ben Kane)

Scrambler (Collin Caldwell & Casey McQuesten)

Bronze Medal Winners:

Experimental Design (Susie Mueller, Tim Moren & Ben Kane)

Anatomy & Physiology (Susie Mueller & Brooke Mattos)

Bridge Building (Casey McQuesten & Mike Hanlon)